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thyroid issues do not always show up on blood work up. I have seen dogs with thyroid issues where the blood work came back negative. Meds for thyroid were prescribed and the dog returned to good health. But as noted, I have never heard of these symptoms in relationship to what you describe.
As the prior noted, you need to take the dog to another vet.
 

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Unfortunately, if a vet ever told me they had no idea as to my dogs illness, common sense is you see another vet. You are paying them to properly diagnose your pets illness. When they tell you they have no idea, this to a rational person implies you are not educated enough therefore seeking another vet is the proper step to take. If any of my vets over the last 50 plus years ever made a remark like that I would no longer be seeing them.
Whether more tests are needed which is likely, the vet has already acknowledged they have no idea which implies they do not know what to do next. Vets like MD's get stumped, it would be in their best interest to note to patients that they may need to seek diagnoses through a specialist or another vet or MD. This is common sense. So noting that they should seek another vet is in fact the correct course based on the vets own remark that he/she had no idea what the problem was. It should not be up to the owner to tell the vet what tests to run, granted some of us do but the majority of pet owners rely on their veterinarian to diagnose and treat the illness. Not be told they do not know what it is. In this case, recommending another vet therefore makes perfect sense as hopefully another vet will diagnose the problem correctly and treat it. Is this not what we expect from our veterinarians?
 
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